Start A Cannabis Business

While it’s not legal in all states, cannabis is on its way to becoming a top moneymaker for a number of savvy entrepreneurs and business people. California recently passed recreational marijuana use, joining the eight states and the District of Columbia who have done the same. Related: The Year Ahead: Cannabis Legalization in 2018 With all that’s happening […]

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In the aftermath of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) reversing the Cole Memo and other Obama-era protections for the cannabis industry, investment behavior took a pause, but capital is still flowing, according to Morgan Paxhia, co-founder and managing director of Poseidon Asset Management, an investment management company operating […]

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The cannabis industry is poised for huge growth in 2018 thanks in part to the start of California’s new recreational marijuana market and the expected launch of Canada’s adult-use industry. Combined, the two markets will generate billions of dollars in sales and create tens of thousands of business opportunities. The changing business climate will lead […]

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California’s treasurer and attorney general plan to move forward with plans to create a state bank for the cannabis industry. Because of the federal prohibition on marijuana, banks generally will not provide accounts to cannabis companies, forcing them to pay taxes and other expenses in cash. The resulting safety problems and accounting complications have been […]

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California’s treasurer and attorney general plan to move forward with plans to create a state bank for the cannabis industry. Because of the federal prohibition on marijuana, banks generally will not provide accounts to cannabis companies, forcing them to pay taxes and other expenses in cash. The resulting safety problems and accounting complications have been […]

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The cannabis industry is poised for huge growth in 2018 thanks in part to the start of California’s new recreational marijuana market and the expected launch of Canada’s adult-use industry. Combined, the two markets will generate billions of dollars in sales and create tens of thousands of business opportunities. The changing business climate will lead […]

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Jesse Peters is the owner and CEO of Eco Firma Farms and is a founding member of the Oregon Cannabis Association. In this Ganjapreneur.com podcast episode, Jesse joins our host TG Branfalt to talk about Eco Firma’s longterm goal of becoming 100% carbon neutral, some green energy solutions that other cannabis companies can consider to follow […]

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Not too long ago, the marijuana business was considered illegal in most American states. Today, it’s a fast growing industry, legal in several states across US. Not surprisingly, the number of “potpreneurs” is growing every minute. Current State of the Legalized Marijuana Industry But what unique opportunities and challenges does the cannabis industry present? New […]

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BOSTON – Gov. Charlie Baker plans to meet with U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling next month and the governor thinks state and federal law enforcement priorities could converge on cracking down on the illicit marijuana market. At the state level, where marijuana has been legalized for medical and other uses, stamping out the black market trade could […]

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A QA with Debra Borchardt and Cynthia Salarizadeh, Green Market Report Co-Founders If, like many professionals in the cannabis industry, you feel that business reports related to cannabis are often all fluff, you’d be right. One company, spearheaded by two females, is changing all of that. They are coining their company, Green Market Report, the […]

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RADFORD, Va. — A freshman business major will now spend his next four years in prison for running what authorities called a “mini drug syndicate” at Radford University. Selling cocaine, ecstasy and marijuana paid for the off-campus apartment of 18-year-old Gabriel Eduardo Yus-Baez, where he kept $25,000 and a 9mm gun. The Richmond Times-Dispatch says […]

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — The business of Cannabis in California is booming, with an estimated 2,000 people in attendance Sunday at the Cannabiz Expo at the Sacramento Convention Center. “About half those people are looking to start a business or grow a business,” said Chris Evans, promoter of the Cannabiz Expo event. But while dozens […]

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